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Long Grove Apple Festival

by Allyson Hoffman

Summer has come to an end and what is a better way to welcome fall than with a festival full of seasonal treats and live entertainment. Long Groves’ Apple Festival is this Friday, September 20th through Sunday, September 22nd, located in downtown Long Grove.

Come and sample hundreds of delicious apple-inspired dishes ranging from Caramel apples to apple tempura. This event is for all ages and also features a Kid Zone complete with pie-eating contests and tons of interactive games.

Visit the official event website for additional information. If you are an apple lover, and who isn’t, then this is the event for you to “pick”!

 

 

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Lakeview East Festival of the Arts

by Allyson Hoffman

It is the 15th Anniversary of the Lakeview East Festival of the Arts this Saturday and Sunday, September 14th and September 15th. Bring your friends and enjoy fantastic art exhibits from over 150 juried artists in mediums such as paintings, sculpture, photography, furniture, jewelry and more.

In addition to breathtaking artwork, enjoy live music and entertainment from The Bama Lamas and the Rod Tuff Curls. There will also be a Kidzone with tons of activities your little ones will enjoy. Some of the activities include Off the Ground Dance Studio, Puppet Possibilities, Storytown Improv, and much more!

Don’t forget to take a look at the Supper Club where you will find an inside look into some of the most beloved Lakeview East restaurants. Join Bobby Parrish from FlavCity throughout the weekend as he hosts a series of live cooking demonstrations and wine tastings from local chefs and personalities. Other special guests include Alpana Singh, host of Check, Please!, and Rachel Speckan from Maverick Wine Company.

Visit the official event website for additional information and enjoy a day of art and entertainment with something special for the entire family.

 

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Northern Illinois Airshow

by Allyson Hoffman

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s the Northern Illinois Airshow! This Saturday, September 7th, enjoy high flying acts by renowned aerobatic pilots such as the BD5 Microjet “Lil Devil,” a Navy Legacy formation flight with a T-45 Goshawk, A-10 Demo Team, an Air Force Heritage formation flight, and many more! This family-friendly event features food, beverages, photo ops and hair-raising aerial delights. Gates open at 9:30 AM and the airshow starts at noon. Tickets are $15 at the entrance. Admittance is free for children under 12 as well as many active and retired military and veterans.

For additional information, visit the official event website. Don’t miss this one -- you are bound to have a soaring good time!


 

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65th Annual Art Fair on the Square

by Allyson Hoffman

If you are looking for a unique and classy event this Labor Day weekend then, look no further. The 65th Annual Deer Path Art League Art Fair on the Square begins this Sunday, September 1st and will continue through Monday, September 2nd. This FREE two-day fine art show is located in Lake Forest’s historic Market Square.

Starting at 10 AM, view colorful creations from over 180 exhibitors whose varied mediums include ceramics, digital art, drawing/pastels, fiber, glass, graphics/printmaking, jewelry, metal, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and wood.

Visit the Deer Path Leagues’ official website for additional information. Bring the whole family and don’t miss your chance to view these one-of-a-kind art pieces in a great setting where quality, variety and fun combine.  There’s something for everyone to enjoy here!

 

 

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Port Clinton Art Festival

by Allyson Hoffman

On August 24th and 25th, Amdur Productions presents the Port Clinton Art Festival. Beginning at 10 AM don’t miss one of the country’s top art festivals celebrating creations from more than 300 of the world’s most talented artists.

Throughout the weekend festival-goers will have the opportunity to enjoy art activities geared towards kids, interactive art demos and, original artwork by master artists from around the world. In addition to the amazing artwork, live music from the talented duo Cirrus Falcon will liven up the event.

For more information visit Amdur Productions official event website. From onsite interactive art demonstrations by master artists to scavenger hunts designed for kids, the Port Clinton Art Festival truly has something for everyone. Don’t miss this annual one-of-a-kind event where fabulous fun is assured!

 

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Chicago Air and Water Show

by Allyson Hoffman

Are you ready for the Chicago Air and Water Show? This Saturday and Sunday, August 17th and 18th enjoy the largest FREE show of its kind in the United States! Presented by City of Chicago, the Air and Water Show showcases daredevil hair-raising thrills in the air and on the water at North Avenue Beach and along Chicago’s magnificent Lake Michigan waterfront.

Some of this year’s headliners include the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, U.S. Army Parachute Team Golden Knights, and the U.S. Navy Parachute Team Leap Frogs. The show starts at 10 AM and continues through 3 PM extending north and south along the lakefront from North Avenue Beach.

Visit the City of Chicago’s official website for additional information. Don’t miss this one you are bound to have a soaring good time!

 

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Kite Festival

by Allyson Hoffman

The Chicago Botanic Garden brings you the Kite Festival! This Saturday and Sunday, August 10th and 11th, enjoy a fun-filled day of kite flying, ice cream treats, and professional kite flying demonstrations. Beginning at 10 AM, walk or take the free tram to the meadow west of Evening Island, and watch as the Chicago Fire Kite team performs stunt-kite routines set to music.

In addition to viewing the professionals, feel free to bring your own kite to participate in the public fly time, or make a kite to fly at the kite-making workshop. Admission is FREE, but regular parking fees apply.

Visit the Chicago Botanic Garden’s official website for additional information. Bring the whole family and get ready for some high-flying fun!

 

 

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Art at the Glen

by Allyson Hoffman

The 16th Annual Art at the Glen Festival is this weekend, August 3rd and August 4th at The Glen Town Center. Art at the Glen is rated as one of the top shows in the United States by Sunshine Artist Magazine. This premium art festival will feature works from over 150 artists hailing from locations throughout the country. Enjoy stunning artworks in a wide variety of mediums including paintings to ceramics, photography, and jewelry.

Bring the whole family!  Children can enjoy a special area designated just for them with interactive games and activities, including challenging art scavenger hunts throughout the weekend.

Visit the official event website for additional information. This event is FREE to the public so bring the whole family and enjoy a weekend packed full of one-of-a-kind art.

 

 

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Lincoln Park Zoo Summer Wine Fest Presented by JPMorgan Chase

by Allyson Hoffman

Calling all wine lovers, the Lincoln Park Zoo Summer Wine Fest is this Friday, July 26th. Choose from a selection of more than 35 different delectable wines while you take in the breathtaking sights of the Lincoln Park zoo and enjoying accompanying live music! Food for purchase will also be available at various locations throughout the zoo.

The event, open to persons 21 and older, starts at 6:30 PM and runs through 9:30 PM. General admission tickets include entry beginning at 6:30 PM, 20 tastings of varieties and blends from leading winemaking regions, a guided garden tour with Lincoln Park Zoo’s horticulture experts, and a souvenir tasting glass.

Visit the official Lincoln Park Zoo website for additional information.

 

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4th Annual ArtFest Michigan Avenue

by Allyson Hoffman

Continue your summer of fun with Amdur Production’s 4th Annual ArtFest Michigan Avenue. This event is a FREE outdoor festival featuring amazing artwork from talented artists in a wide range of mediums.

Located at Michigan Avenue’s Magnificent Mile, the festival begins Friday, July 19th and will continue through July 20th. This event will feature over 65 artists whose works range from paintings to ceramics, photography and more! Don’t miss your chance to take in some of Chicago’s most talented artists at this fabulous free festival.

Visit Amdur Productions official website for additional information and don’t miss your chance to view one-of-a-kind masterpieces from amazingly talented artists.

 

Allyson Hoffman, ABR, ACRE, CDPE, CRS, e-PRO, GRI, SFR, SRES
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